African American Studies Program Learning Outcomes

Students in the AFAM program objectives are expected to:

1. Understand the role of African Americans in the development and history of the United States

2. Use critical reading, viewing, and thinking skills to reflect on historical records, documents, and audiovisual materials

3. Understand how American society and its institutions have historically incorporated ethnic minorities and women

4. Develop information literacy

5. Develop critical thinking skills through collective learning processes